To receive this funding, arts groups in New York State must demonstrate how their art will spur economic development and community building.
Many doctors say a new system designed to curb the growing problem of prescription drug abuse could keep pills out of the hands of people in serious pain.
If New Jersey’s governor and legislature can’t agree on a state budget by July 1, non-essential government offices will shut down.
A group of NYC teens are headed to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to stand up to some of the world’s most important leaders.
As the Big Apple faces ever-hotter summers, officials are looking for ways to cool off in some of the only unused space left in a crowded city: rooftops.
MetroFocus created this short guide to recording the police so you can better understand when you are and aren’t protected by the First Amendment, how to respond to officers who ask you to stop recording and what to do if you are arrested for recording a stop and frisk.
The term “digital divide” is problematic, but New York City is focused on improving broadband access and digital literacy for low-income students and their families.